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Young Professionals Program

Jamestown is pleased to announce its Young Professionals Program, a seasonal lecture series that provides young professionals interested in international security with the opportunity to engage with current and former top U.S. policy makers, diplomats and Jamestown analysts. Each series will be dedicated to a... MORE

PRESS RELEASE: In Memoriam: Dr. Marshall Goldman, 1930–2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Matthew Czekaj [email protected] 202.483.8888     With deep sadness, The Jamestown Foundation marks the passing of Dr. Marshall I. Goldman, a well-known economist, author, university professor and Kremlinologist. Dr. Goldman faithfully served on Jamestown’s Board of Directors for over a decade,... MORE

In Memoriam: Dr. Zbigniew Brzezinski, 1928–2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Matthew Czekaj [email protected] 202.483.8888   With deep sadness, The Jamestown Foundation marks the passing of Dr. Zbigniew Brzezinski, a world-renowned international affairs expert and the National Security Advisor to former U.S. President Jimmy Carter. Dr. Brzezinski was a member of Jamestown’s... MORE

Shattering the al-Qaeda-Chechen Myth

With last week’s revelation that the alleged Boston Marathon bombers, Tamerlan and Jokhar Tsarnaev, were in fact ethnic Chechens, US journalists, analysts, law enforcement and the authorities have been scrambling to find an explanation for the tragic event, which left three people dead and nearly... MORE

EU-RUSSIA SUMMIT IN MOSCOW.

Nearly a week of potentially historic East-West summitry came to an end on May 29 when President Vladimir Putin hosted a Kremlin meeting with a European Union delegation led by Spanish Prime Minister Jose Maria Aznar, whose country currently holds the EU rotating presidency, and... MORE